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IVCC Continuing Education Center
(815) 224-0427 or continuingeducation@ivcc.edu
Hours: Mon-Fri: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Closed on holidays. Closed on Fridays during the summer.
Hours may be subject to change.

IVCC offers a variety of convenient online courses educationan professionals can pursue for professional development hours. Contact hours and tuition vary by course. Visit our online learning center at: ivcc.edu/enroll

New! Online Graduate Credit Course Available for Teachers!

IVCC will offer a new class Developing the Socialization Skills of Students with ASD in the Inclusive Classroom. This class is eligible for 16 PD Hours or 3 Graduate Credits from Framingham State University. 

Take it Online!

Earn PD’s that are Convenient, Affordable, and Effective!
Take IVCC online courses anywhere and when it’s most convenient for you!

*Teachers intending to earn PD Hours will be contacted by Illinois Valley Community College upon beginning the course. Students will need to complete ISBE documentation upon completion of their course to receive the certificate of completion. 

Complete course descriptions, syllabus and demos of class lessons are available at ivcc.edu/enroll

Here's a sample of just some of courses available:

Tools for Teachers
Survival Kit for New Teachers
Teaching Pre-school: A Year of Inspiring Lessons
Creating Classroom Centers
Teaching Students with ADHD
Differentiated Instruction in the Classroom
Teaching Students with Autism: Strategies for Success
Empowering Students with Disabilities
Understanding Adolescents
The Differentiated Instruction and Response to Intervention Connection
Solving Classroom Discipline Problems
Working Successfully with Learning Disabled Students
Creating the Inclusive Classroom 
Differentiating K-12 Assessments

Reading and Writing
Teaching Writing: Grades K-3
Common Core Standards for English Language Arts K-5
Content Literacy: Grades 6-12
Guided Reading and Writing: Strategies for Maximum Student Achievement 

Classroom Computing
Integrating Technology in the Classroom
Teaching Smarter with SMART Boards
Using the Internet in the Classroom
Creating a Classroom Website

Spanish in the Classroom
Enhancing Language Development in Childhood

Science and Mathematics
Teaching Science: Grades 4-6
Introduction to Algebra
Teaching Math Grade 4-6

For more information, contact (815) 224-0547 or jennifer_scheri@ivcc.edu.